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Bass Magazine Issue 06

Stanley Clarke: Movies, Memories & Mentorship From The Motor City

Stanley Clarke: Movies, Memories & Mentorship From The Motor City

As the Artist In Residence at the Detroit Jazz Festival, Stanley Clarke turns reflective for a career-spanning interview

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Flea: Blood, Sugar, Sex, Magik, Drugs, Mischief & Self-Discovery

Flea takes us along for the wild ride of revisiting his chaotic childhood and musical upbringing in his new memoir, Acid for the Children

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Jazz In Motown: The Detroit Jazz Festival

Here’s E.E. Bradman’s road diary of a weekend with legends at the 2019 Detroit Jazz Festival

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John Lodge: He’s Not Just The Singer In A Rock & Roll Band

The Moody Blues’ frontman describes his journey on the bass guitar and how he’s found new life through touring on his own.

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Emily Retsas: From Oblivion

Playing alongside Phoebe Bridgers, BOCC, Fiona Apple, and Shirley Manson, Emily Retsas has found her calling as a first-call touring bassist.


Billy Sherwood: The Citizen

Between Yes, Asia, World Trade, and Conspiracy, Billy Sherwood has built a career playing with rock heavyweights. Now he steps out on his own with a new solo album.

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Hagar Ben Ari: Anchoring Late Night TV’s Most Eccentric Band

The talk show bass ace takes us inside the set of The Late Late Show with James Corden

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10 Questions With P-Nut

The 311 low-ender took a break from the studio to answer our 10 questions.


That’s A Wrap! A Tour Of Aguilar’s Pickup Department

We take an in-depth look at Aguilar’s popular pickup line with a tour of operations at their New York City facility.

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Review: Stonefield F Series Bass

Stonefield’s F Series makes Tomm Stanley’s innovative basses accessible to everyone, and in doing so, gives players high-end tone with great playability.

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Review: Gallien-Krueger Legacy 1200

GK built its reputation on providing reliable, power-packed amps that help bass players punch through the mix. The Legacy 1200 does that and more.

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Review: Epifani UL901 Bass Amp

The UL901 is a return to form for Epifani, revealing the colorful sound that made the company’s reputation.

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The Inquirer: Making Good Habits

Jonathan Herrera explains why habits are a big and important topic when it comes to achieving your goals.



Partners: Sean Fairchild & MTD

Jim Roberts takes a look at Sean Fairchild's long relationship with MTD Basses


Issue Six : Spins, Streams & Downloads

Bass Magazine digs into the latest releases of albums, books, and videos involving all things bass.